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Günther Förg: Untitled


Günther Förg: Untitled

  • Günther Förg
  • Untitled
  • 1992
  • Woodprint
  • Edition of 16
  • 170 x 99 cm / 66 7/8 x 39 inches
  • Sold framed
Günther Förg: Untitled
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The Artist


Günther Förg was born in 1952 in the region of Allgäu, Germany. His career began in the early 1970s as a student at The Academy of Fine Art Munich. During his studies, Förg developed a practice grounded almost exclusively in grey and black monochrome. These early investigations into gray—also called ‘Gitter’ paintings—demonstrate the beginning of a lifelong commitment to conceptualism. As he stated, ‘Grey is nothing: not white, not black. Something in between. Not concerned with the figure. Something free.’ While the artist later incorporated color into his monochrome series, his use of gray represents a neutral foundation from which he conceived his oeuvre.